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|Regiment / Division:||Mercantile Marine Reserve|
|Battalion:||HMS Stephen Furness|
|Died:||13th December 1917 aged 30 years|
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Before the War
Francis was the son of Francis and Selina Taylor of Bristol.
He was married to Emmeline and they lived at 67 Stratton Road, Shirley, Southampton.
Francis is commemorated on the Plymouth Naval Memorial.